Camping Done Right: 10 Best Outdoor Stores in Virginia

Camping Done Right: 10 Best Outdoor Stores in Virginia

Virginia is for campers as much as it is for lovers—it’s practically our second credo. For your next big camping trip, make sure to stock up with the latest and greatest equipment at any of the following 10 best camping gear stores in the state! 

1. River Rock Outfitter, Fredericksburg, VA

River Rock Outfitter has been serving the fine people of Fredericksburg since 2014. They provide locally-owned supplies for kayaking, paddle boarding, fly fishing, climbing, hiking, yoga, and camping. 

2. North River Outdoors, Ashland, VA

North River Outdoors, an Ashland, Virginia, sells survival, tactical, and camping gear. Camping equipment includes tents, flashlights, airbeds, and much more. You’ll find everything you’ll ever need for a camping trip at his shop. 

3. Back Country Ski & Sport, Blacksburg and Salem, VA

Back Country Ski and Sport services the Salem and Blacksburg, Virginia, areas, with one location in each. They stock hiking, backpacking, skiing, winter sports, and camping equipment. Not ready to make the investment to buy your own stuff? Consider renting from their rental shop.

4. Outdoor Trails, Daleville and Lynchburg, VA

Outdoor Trails has one location in Daleville and another in Lynchburg, Virginia. Both locations focus on selling outdoor equipment and clothes and typically have excellent sales. They stock a wide variety of well-known brands, including the North Face, Sierra Designs, Marmot, and more.

5. Mountain Trails, Winchester, VA

Mountain Trails in Winchester, Virginia, is a family owned and operated outdoors equipment shop. Their products include clothing, equipment, footwear, and climbing essentials. Take a look at their wide selection of brand name tents and other equipment from Marmot, Big Agnes , and more.

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6. Great Outdoor Provision Co., Charlottesville and Virginia Beach, VA

The Great Outdoor Provision Co. has a few Virginia locations, including one in Virginia Beach and Charlottesville. They sell men and women’s clothing, accessories, footwear, camping equipment, and more. Camping equipment includes tents, packs, sleeping bags, hydration, and camp kitchen equipment from popular brands like Yeti

7. Field & Stream, Charlottesville and Chesapeake, VA

Field & Steam is one of the oldest outdoor equipment stores around and has two locations in Virginia. If you’re lucky enough to visit one of their locations, you’ll find a vast array of camping gear and hunting essentials from brands like Yeti, Under Armour, and more. We’re particularly partial to the Camp Chef Camp Oven Pizza Stone.

8. Walkabout Outfitter, Multiple locations

Walkabout Outfitter is one of the bigger, yet still-local outdoor shops in Virginia, with six locations throughout the Commonwealth. While primarily focused on hiking, they stock all of the best brands for camping equipment, too, including the North Face, Patagonia, Mountain Hardwear, and more. 

9. Backcountry, Christiansburg, VA

Backcountry in Christiansburg, Virginia, may be the ideal camping gear store. They sell tents, shelters, sleeping equipment, packs, furniture, hydration, lighting, essentials, navigation, and even dog accessories. Brands include Therm-a-Rest, Marmot, Eureka!, and much more.

10. Casual Adventure, Arlington, VA

Casual Adventure in Arlington, Virginia, stocks Thule, Eureka!, Silva, and many more excellent camping brands. Their sleeping bags, water treatment gear, footwear, and more will ensure that your next camping trip is a rousing good time. 

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